Student and Staff Wellbeing

Staff Profile

Kathryn Walton

Mental Health Adviser


Current Roles and Responsibilities:

I joined the Student Wellbeing service in September 2016 as a mental health adviser. My role is to provide on-going support to students who have disclosed a mental health diagnosis, throughout their time at Newcastle University.


BA Hons Sociology, Sheffield University

MA Social Work, Liverpool John Moores University

Previous Positions:

Social Worker, Wellington Night Shelter, NZ

Child and Family Practitioner, The Benevolent Society, Australia

Social Worker, Child and Family Assessment Team, Tameside MBC


Current HCPC registration